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Muslim belonging in secular India : negotiating citizenship in postcolonial Hyderabad

Author: Taylor C Sherman
Publisher: [New York] : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this thoughtful study, Sherman examines the experience of some of India's most prominent Muslim communities in the early postcolonial period. Using the princely state of Hyderabad as a case study,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Electronic version:
Sherman, Taylor C.
Muslim belonging in secular India.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2015
(DLC) 2015008249
(OCoLC)908311157
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Taylor C Sherman
ISBN: 9781107095076 1107095077
OCLC Number: 908311157
Description: xiii, 200 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Moral economies of communal violence and refugee rehabilitation --
Unwinding Hyderabad's pan-Islamic networks --
Majority rule versus Mulki rule: government service and the Hindu majority --
Secular Muslim politics in a democratic age --
From the language of the bazaar to a minority language: linguistic reorganisation in Hyderabad State and the fate of Urdu --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Taylor C. Sherman, London School of Economics and Political Science.

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'No work has set out so thoroughly the problems, indeed the agony, of those Muslims who remained in India after Partition in 1947. This is a first-class piece of research.' Francis Robinson, Royal Read more...

 
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